Emergency Vet in North Branford, CT

Pet emergencies can be extremely stressful, and typically occur unexpectedly. Know that our team in North Branford is here to provide emergency vet care during our regular business hours, and that you can contact us at (203) 562-9896 if you have any concerns about your pet’s health. Even if your pet’s condition turns out to not be serious, we would rather help you get answers and put your mind at ease, and ensure that your pet is out of harm’s way.

If possible, please call our clinic before coming over. This will give our veterinarian and supporting staff the time we need to prepare for your pet’s arrival.

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Recognizing a Pet Emergency

Dogs and cats don’t always shows obvious signs when they’re sick or injured. Consult the list below to determine whether your pet’s condition warrants a trip to the emergency vet.

  • Trouble breathing
  • Choking or gagging
  • Bleeding heavily despite compression
  • Difficulty urinating or defecating
  • Abdomen appears swollen and feels hard to the touch
  • Ingested a toxin
  • Fought with or was attacked by a wild animal or other pet
  • Body temperature feels unusually high or low
  • Has shown no interest in food or water for over 24 hours
  • Was hit by a car or fell from a high place
  • Sustained an injury to one or both eyes
  • Has possible broken bones
  • Seizures
  • Collapse or difficulty standing/walking
  • Bleeding from ears, nose, or mouth